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Fall 2012

Message from the Executive Director

Happy New Year! On behalf of the staff and management of the Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre, it is my hope that you are well rested and had a wonderful holiday season. Read More >


Wapaskwa Virtual Collegiate

Thank you to those high schools who have submitted their timetables.  Allowing us to compare your schedules helps us plan the WVC timetable.  WVC is … Read More >

Gathering of Friends: Roseau River Anishinabe First Nation (RRAFN) School Improvement Pilot Project

During the summer of 2011, a pilot project was initiated at Ginew School on the Roseau River Anishinabe First Nation, the main objective being to … Read More >

New Language Resource – BYKI

A new software program could help rescue rapidly-disappearing First Nations languages from the cusp of extinction. Aboriginal languages are dying at alarming speed throughout Canada.  … Read More >

Sagkeeng First Nation Celebrates the Roots of Empathy Program

Year End Baby Celebration By: Roots of Empathy Instructors:  Kim O’Laney, Sharon Palamer and Marilyn Courchene The Roots of Empathy Program is an evidence-based classroom … Read More >

Manitoba First Nations 2012 Science Fair

It was everything you wanted to know about anything you could think of and maybe a whole lot more. It was the 10th annual Manitoba First Nations Science Fair. Read More >

Embracing Our Youth Conference: Miskisew Middle School

Mikisew Middle School hosted the 2nd Annual Embracing Our Youth Conference, May 14-17, 2012. The philosophy behind the conference is stated in the following: In … Read More >

MFNERC Staff and Management Host the ICAC

Manitoba Education convenes a quarterly networking meeting, with various organizations in the areas of curriculum, implementation and assessment. This also gives an opportunity for organizations … Read More >

Lighting the Fire 2012

At this year’s Lighting the Fire, May 9-11, close to one thousand participants converged at the Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre to take part … Read More >

The Western Canada First Nations Administrators Education Conference

The conference brought together educators, professionals, education authorities and personnel, First Nations leaders, Elders, government representatives and First Nations citizens. Read More >

Issues Archives: Fall 2012